My first bull elk

November 1, 2017:  My brother-in-law came out of Rock Springs to go hunting with me for a few days. We took a quick drive before dark, but we didn’t see any elk, just deer. November 2, 2017:  We started our day on Thursday hunting really high on the mountain with some fresh snow on the … More My first bull elk

Wyoming Rifle Elk Hunt

October 20th-21st, 2017: My rifle elk hunt opened on October 15th, but I was in Utah being a supportive brother-in-law attending a wedding. I didn’t get to go hunting until Friday the 20th. I didn’t see any animals on the 20th, but during the night it snowed and the wind broke my tent so I … More Wyoming Rifle Elk Hunt

Elk hunting is hard

I have only been bow hunting twice since my last report a week ago and I have not even released an arrow. On Tuesday, it was so windy I could not shoot more than about 40 yards. I started the evening off hiking into a canyon on the National Forest along a small creek. It … More Elk hunting is hard